We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tacos Al Pastor

Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
+1 808-652-6953
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“al pastor” (42 reviews)
“tacos” (206 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 16:00All hours
Mexican, Seafood, Fast food, Gluten Free Options
Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (403)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 391 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We shared shrimp tacos. Did not fill us up but we wanted a light lunch. Really good Flavors and see ice. Good for a food truck and lunch

Thank rdr4205K360SD
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

After dining at South Maui Fish Co. on Maui, it was going to take something spectacular to compete with their fish tacos. Tacos Al Pastor presents its own approach, and the effect is similarly memorable in a very good way. A great setting, staff who...More

Thank MrPlatinumTX
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Best shrimp tacos! We had a great lunch as a family out of the snack wagon. The fish burrito was wonderful as was the shrimp tacos. The location by the beach is cool too. Loved it.

Thank Gallopingghost_77
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Without a doubt, the best fish tacos (fresh ahi) I've ever had in my life! Our group was a party of 6 and everyone loved their meal. Others raved about their menu choices too. Nuts about whatever hot sauce they used (greenish color)- just awesome...More

2  Thank bigfinklefan
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Stopped for a quick bite for a tasty lunch. Fresh ingredients seasoned perfectly. Exceptionally clean kitchen, friendly staff. We enjoyed fish tacos & willreturn another day, for sure! Thanks Tacos Al Pastor! Kay & Jack Ridgway, CO

Thank Kay S
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I will reiterate, this is the best taco truck in Kaua'i! I had their Pastor tacos which were absolutely delicious! A little logistical difference, as several of the food trucks have banded together (wagon train style), and the seating area is between all the trucks...More

Thank Norm1983
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My wife and I stumbled across this place while making our way to the north end of the island for the day. The lady that works at the front serving customers is amazing, and the food is very, very good. What's pretty neat is that...More

1  Thank dmporret
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious fresh fish tacos., the lady working in the food truck had an excellent friendly personality. Fresh catch was ahi - delicious and the shrimp tacos were tasty too! Rice was flavor and beans were good too...lot of food! Picnic benches around, chickens (of course)...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The tacos here are unbelievable. Can't speak for the other food, because we kept going back for the tacos! Ahi, super fresh. The service is great too, and they prep your food to order-- so it will take a few minutes, but it is worth...More

Thank Habichick
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped at the food trucks in Kapaa and all decided on fish tacos... We were not disappointed! Grilled ahi tacos were delicious. They load them up with a ton of fish, and the price is reasonable ($11.50-two tacos, beans, rice). My son said that his...More

Thank Allen R
Nearby Restaurants
Java Kai
607 reviews
.67 km away
Sam's Ocean View
306 reviews
.18 km away
Chicken In A Barrel BBQ
1,208 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Glass Shack
19 reviews
.82 km away
Coconut Coasters Beach Bike Rentals
182 reviews
.08 km away
Duke's Kayak Adventures
151 reviews
.48 km away
Kapaa Beach Shop
115 reviews
.06 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
17 February 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Parsnipy | Reviewed this property |
As other posters have mentioned, it really depends on where you are. There is strong wave action. Check with your hotel as to the safety of the beach in front of the hotel. Many area are not good for non-swimmers/waders... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Kauai  >  Kapaa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-652-6953
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing